Canton township represents an area within the Canton township subdivision of the Lincoln County (South Dakota),
which is not part of any official city, town or other place of the Canton township subdivision.
This area is populated by approximatelly 526 people and occupies the area of 39 square miles - 0 square miles represent water areas.
Racial makeup of the population is : White (96.01%), American Indian and Alaska Native (1.52%) and Black or African American (0.95%).
The male part of the population has a median age of 40 and the “median female” is 38 years old.
Statistical data for the Canton township based on the 2010 U.S. Census